Matt Hattaway. Body piercer, tattoo apprentice, painter, father, and husband (not in that order). Standard Ink Tattoo Co. Chattanooga TN

 

If I said “KY” was his nickname would that be believable? Because that’s the story we’re going with

If I said “KY” was his nickname would that be believable? Because that’s the story we’re going with

Made this fun little pipe on my knee this morning right next to my beer mug tattoo by @revtraviswhite #tattoo #tattooapprentice #traditionaltattoo  #standardink #chattanooga #tennessee

Made this fun little pipe on my knee this morning right next to my beer mug tattoo by @revtraviswhite #tattoo #tattooapprentice #traditionaltattoo #standardink #chattanooga #tennessee

Awkward angle on the shark since it wraps a bit but both of these were a lot of fun to do today! Oh and there’s a photo of my dog. Because.

Awkward angle on the shark since it wraps a bit but both of these were a lot of fun to do today! Oh and there’s a photo of my dog. Because.

Great day for mail! @bill_stevenson hooked me up with a sample set of #waverlycolorco ink and some other goodies, got my new plugs from DNA and an MVP I picked up yesterday to celebrate being 1.5 months cigarette free. Lovin life!

Great day for mail! @bill_stevenson hooked me up with a sample set of #waverlycolorco ink and some other goodies, got my new plugs from DNA and an MVP I picked up yesterday to celebrate being 1.5 months cigarette free. Lovin life!

Infinity sign: check. Lettering: check. Fun one from this afternoon!

Infinity sign: check. Lettering: check. Fun one from this afternoon!

#sweetlovinsaturday @mrs_hattaway let’s me wipe my boogs on her sleeve after I sneeze

#sweetlovinsaturday @mrs_hattaway let’s me wipe my boogs on her sleeve after I sneeze

Paintings for sale. Message me if interested or shoot me an email mhattaway.art@gmail.com

Paintings for sale. Message me if interested or shoot me an email mhattaway.art@gmail.com

Thanks @btwbodyarts ! Good folks up in Knoxville and great artists!

Thanks @btwbodyarts ! Good folks up in Knoxville and great artists!

Happy birthday to one of my best friends and someone who has more talent behind a camera than every faux-tographing hipster with a smart phone combined @treebranchowl These photos were all done by her, from start to finish! Happy birthday Kid!

Happy birthday to one of my best friends and someone who has more talent behind a camera than every faux-tographing hipster with a smart phone combined @treebranchowl These photos were all done by her, from start to finish! Happy birthday Kid!

Done for now. Have to go buy some more paint tomorrow. Thanks for looking! #traditionaltattooflash #flashpainting #fwliquidacrylic #art #acrylic #watercolor #wip #originalart #frankenstein #monster #brideoffrankenstein #truelove #arches #fwliquidacrylic #sharpie #tattooapprentice #chattanooga #tennessee #standardink

Done for now. Have to go buy some more paint tomorrow. Thanks for looking! #traditionaltattooflash #flashpainting #fwliquidacrylic #art #acrylic #watercolor #wip #originalart #frankenstein #monster #brideoffrankenstein #truelove #arches #fwliquidacrylic #sharpie #tattooapprentice #chattanooga #tennessee #standardink